Days
Hrs
Min
Sec
FEHBP Open Season Countdown. Check out our Open Season Resource Center. Open Season is over!
Sponsored By

IT managers moving to cloud despite skepticism

Most IT managers are moving data to the cloud, but 40 percent of them believe doing that will weaken security of that data, Government Computer News reports.

Ponemon Institute surveyed more than 4,000 businesses and IT managers, including some at government agencies.

Nearly two-thirds of respondents said they planned to move to the cloud, but nearly the same number don’t understand how the security in the cloud works. Forty-four percent of respondents said the security of their data remained unchanged, but a similar number said they thought it was now weaker.

This story is part of Federal News Radio’s daily Cybersecurity Update. For more cybersecurity news, click here.

Read the latest news about the incoming administration on our Tracking the Transition page.